Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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III 64
Science/Black: some: instead of truth better probability as a target. - BlackVs: it is easier to find a truth about copper than a probability. - Benjamin Franklin: young people should begin sentences with "possibly".
III 66
Science/Existence/Truth/Black: Thesis: Truth assertions imply the attribution of existence to the objects of which we speak. - It is unclear what the last objects are.
III 67
Objectivity/Black: part of the core is that the objects are independent from us. - Planck: it is of paramount importance that the outside world is independent from us.
III 73
Science/T. H. Huxley: is nothing but a common sense, but one that is better trained and organized.
III 77
Neutrality/Science/Value Neutral/Black: in which war should one be neutral here? - Whether cancer is an evil is not a scientific question. - In order to be able to be neutral, one must be able to take sides. -
III 79
Science has nothing to do with non-scientific issues. - This is a logical problem.
III 80
In a deduction nothing can follow that is not already contained in the premises.
III 82
Black: nevertheless VsNeutrality of science.

Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution.

Bla I
Max Black
Bedeutung und Intention
Handlung, Kommunikation, Bedeutung, G. Meggle (Hg), Frankfurt/M 1979

Bla II
M. Black
Sprache München 1973

M. Black
The Prevalence of Humbug Ithaca/London 1983

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-06-29